In a Monday trade-deadline deal, right-handed pitcher Jorge Sosa was traded from the Atlanta Braves to the St. Louis Cardinals in return for minor league right-handed pitcher Rich Scalamandre. Sosa's role on the Cardinals remains to be seen.
July 31, 2006
Rich Scalamandre is doing something that pitchers far more publicized are not doing. He's getting guys out in the Arizona Fall League. In seven games, and 12.1 innings, Scalamandre is carrying a 2.19 ERA with 11 strikeouts. This is frankly not the guy you expect to do that, but the St. Louis Cardinals did, and more to the point, so did Scalamandre.
November 7, 2005